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Backdoor found in Android phones manufactured by Coolpad

2014/12/17

Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Palo Alto Networks reported that at least 24 models of Android devices manufactured by Coolpad contained a backdoor that could active applications, install unwanted applications, and upload device information and location data.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/backdoor-found-android-phones-manufactured-coolpad-research

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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